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Calculations Using Gas Mileage

Can you write an equation for calculating the distance you can go if your car has a tank that holds G gallons of gas and your car gets M miles per gallon? How about one that calculates the cost of driving that car 200 miles to grandma's house?

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Hi, here is the solution...

Ditance = G*M

Given: Distance 200 miles.

200 = GM

G = 200/M

That's ...

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Equations involving involving gas mileage are obtained.

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